‘It’s not like Chernobyl but it wouldn’t be pretty’: Ukrainian nuclear plant ‘attacked’ | The World

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Concerns are once again being raised about the state of the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant in southern Ukraine, with the UN Secretary General calling for inspectors to be given access to the site.

Ukraine says recent shelling has damaged radiation sensors in the second consecutive day of fighting in the area, while Russia is blaming Kiev for shelling of the plant.

Distinguished associate fellow at the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, Robert Kelley, says it’s hard to work out who’s responsible.

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